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01-07-2013, 08:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Craig71 View Post
If Markov goes down again we still have a good pp man in Kaberle. That was the reason we got him in the first place and now lets just buy him out. Maybe we can still get Matt Schneider. Kaberle is not a liability, he's no superstar but he can still play the game. Gomez is the most obvious to go, after that it's not so clear.
I think Kaberle's defensive "inadequacies" are massively overblown. He isn't a mauler but he has very good hockey sense and he can break up plays by anticipation much like Markov. The biggest issue I had last year was that he wasn't paired with a true stay at home d-man.

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